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Latitude: 51.9723 / 51°58'20"N
Longitude: -0.2275 / 0°13'38"W
OS Eastings: 521856
OS Northings: 231912
OS Grid: TL218319
Mapcode National: GBR J72.99F
Mapcode Global: VHGNM.0PLC
Entry Name: 32-38, SOLLERSHOTT EAST (See details for further address information)
Listing Date: 7 September 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161912
Location: Letchworth Garden City, North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG6
District: North Hertfordshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Letchworth South West
Parish: Letchworth Garden City
Built-Up Area: Letchworth Garden City
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Letchworth
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
Nos 32 to 38 (even)
TL 2131 NE 11/134
Includes No 47 South View. 1911 by C M Crickmer. Group of 4 houses and
detached house forming an interesting, angled corner treatment at the junction
of Sollershott East and South View. Tudor-bethan style. Two storeys.
Symmetrical facade with central, gabled gatehouse and large gabled bays
on the corner of the block. Tiled roof with outer gables swept to first
floor level. Brick stacks. Brick ground floor and rendered first floor.
Gatehouse with brick gable with 'tumbling in' flanked by chimneys disguised
as octagonal turrets. Oriel window over gate. The facade is articulated
by projecting bay and turrets with hipped roofs. Mullioned casement windows
with leaded lights and tile labels. Round-arched central gateway. This
group was considered at the time to be one of the finest achievements of
the Garden City domestic architecture and was illustrated widely, notably
in C B Purdom's 'The Garden City', 1913. No 47 South View. Irregular fenestration.
Tiled roofs with brick stacks. Brick ground floor and rendered first floor.
Mullioned casement windows with leaded lights and tile labels.
Listing NGR: TL2185631912
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